M.A. Online Blended

Management of Tourism Destinations

Rovira i Virgili University

12 months
2913 EUR/year
1806 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Management of Tourism Destinations programme from Rovira i Virgili University specifically aims at capacitation, innovation and leadership in the competitive and sustainable development of tourism, based on the recognition of its economic, social and cultural complexity and importance.


The main aim of this 60 ECTS credits Master is to provide advanced education in the strategic management and marketing of destinations and tourist territories.

The Management of Tourism Destinations programme from Rovira i Virgili University thus covers conceptual, analytical and critical knowledge on the management, planning and governance of destinations, and their promotion and communication involving the main trends that define the present and future evolution of leisure and mobility in their productive and entrepreneurial dimension as well as social phenomena.


Graduates in the University master's degree in Management of Tourism Destinations are capable of working in:

Field 1:

  • Planner and Strategic Manager of Tourist Destinations; Manager of Destinations; Manager of Destination Development and Quality Plans; Director of Destination Programmes and Technician for Tourism Planning

Field 2:

  • Corporate Director of Organisations, Manager of Non-Profit Organisations in Tourism; Director of Business Tourism Group (hotel chain, intermediation, leisure corporations,...); Director of Tourism Company and Director of Tourism Division in a Business Group

Field 3:

  • Director of Tourism Product; Manager of Specific Products and Technician for Tourism Product Development

Field 4:

  • Operational Director; Director of Information, Promotion and Tourism Commercialisation; Director of Product in an Organisation; Director of Management Areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economic Analysis of Tourist Markets
  • Destination Spaces and Places
  • Innovation and Creativity in Tourism
  • Tourism Marketing
  • Destination Planning and Management
  • Tourism Sectors and Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduates in the discipline of Tourism, Geography, Regional Planning, Economy, Business Management, Sociology, Communication or similar fields: up to 10 points,
  • Evaluation of the academic record of the degree
  • Work experience in the ambit of tourism
  • English level superior to that required (B.2)
  • Additional training (which may be accredited) related to the content of the master's degree
  • Relevant stays abroad (of a minimum of 12 weeks, accredited) in English-speaking countries or Spanish-speaking countries

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2913 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2913 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1806 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1806 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • 1806€ - for students from the UE, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Andorra, or resident in Spain
  • Rest of students: €2,913

Living costs for Tarragona

580 - 960 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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